Summer 2017

Classrooms of the Future

Help equip tomorrow’s doctors with the learning tools they need today. 

Once upon a time, learning to be a doctor involved sitting in a classroom and >>

Love Match

Match Day 2017 found some Tufts couples breathing a sigh of relief because they’ll be able to stay together. 

For fourth-year medical students Bryan Walker and Ali McFarland, the approach of Match Day >>

In for the Long Haul

Why Joseph Bravoco, M14, gives back to the School of Medicine.

NAME: Joseph Bravoco, M14

RIGHT NOW: Radiology resident at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, focusing >>

Alumni Association President Gifts that Keep on Giving

 

Photo: Alonso Nichols

What a privilege it is to be president of your medical >>

My Pain, My Passion

How a Tufts alum’s illness became her life’s work. 

I had never heard of fibromyalgia before I was diagnosed with it. In the spring >>

Top Stories

The Hunt for Hope in the Genome

Three decades ago, a team of researchers—including future Tufts President Anthony P. Monaco—combed through millions of DNA letters to find the flawed gene responsible for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Here’s how their work led to the first-ever FDA-approved drug for treating the deadly disease.

We Are Sharewood: An Oral History

The inside story of one of the country’s first free, student-run medical treatment centers.

Fighting Treacherous Bacteria

Inside Aimee Shen’s quest to eradicate a potentially deadly infection.

Edible Arrangements

What you need to know about marijuana-dosed foods.

Editor's Picks

The Visionary

Outgoing Sackler School Dean Naomi Rosenberg has left her mark on science—and the next generation.

My Pain, My Passion

How a Tufts alum’s illness became her life’s work. 

Classrooms of the Future

Help equip tomorrow’s doctors with the learning tools they need today. 

Gut Check

How Tufts researchers are using tissue engineering to target enteric diseases.